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    23 Things For Anyone Who Could Use Some Help In The Style Department

    Basics and other fun things to make people think you can dress.

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    1. A leopard print dress for those days you want to get dressed and look like an extra in Sex and the City. It's got a drawstring waist and balloon sleeves becoming of a literal goddess.

    A model wearing the dress

    Promising review: "I love this dress for spring and fall. The material is lightweight and comfortable and the fit is flowy and flattering." —Allison

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in women's sizes S-XL and four colors).

    2. A classic denim jacket because it's an outerwear staple that can come in handy when you're pulling a look together. Jean jackets go with some dresses, blouses, and pair well with other denim.,

    Promising review: "While it is very hard to unbutton or button up, it is extremely well made. Nice weight for fall and spring weather." —Judie

    Get it from Amazon for $38.20 (available in sizes XS–XXL and three washes).

    3. A dot·dot·dot·dotted tunic blouse to introduce some pattern into your otherwise solid wardrobe. Rock this with black slacks and a red lip for a classic glam feel *OR* ripped jeans like this reviewer.

    Person is wearing a white and black dotted tunic and denim jeans

    Promising review: "I ended up ordering this top after I bought and received the green one. I really loved the green top and I am equally happy with this one. This is really a comfortable, attractive top. It is feminine and versatile. The fabric is soft and not at all scratchy. I think this looks and fits like a high end blouse. I ordered mediums and I suppose I could have ordered smalls but I like how the top flows. I am happy with the mediums. I was afraid that the arm holes would be too big and show my bra under my arms but they don’t. I will enjoy these tops all spring and summer and even into fall. I am 5’9” and weigh 135. I wear a 36B so I hope this information helps anyone who might be confused about sizing." —Jim Starr

    Get it from Amazon for $18.68+ (available in sizes S-2XL and 27 colors).

    4. A well-made genuine leather crossbody bag for days when you wanna *Erykah Badu voice* pack light. It's made of genuine Italian leather but retails for a fraction of the market price.

    A person wearing the black bag

    I'm going to buy this bag right now for my spring park visits. It'll store my shades, phone, AirPods, and wallet without feeling bulky or weighing me down. Quince has so many chic, yet affordable options for every part of your life. They're becoming one of my favorite brands.

    Quince is a small, woman-owned brand dedicated to making quality, luxury clothing at an affordable price. They make great sleepwear, bedding, outerwear, jewelry, accessories, and more.

    Get it from Quince for $49.90 (available in two colors).

    5. A fabulous printed midi skirt and tank set so fly, you could wear it with some kitten heels or fuzzy slippers (a la Kayla) and be the most stylish person in any room.

    buzzfeed editor wearing the two-piece set in a green and brown jungle print
    Kayla Boyd / BuzzFeed

    "I love a matching set because it takes most of the work out of putting an outfit together. And this one is such a great deal! I love how comfy and easy it is to wear. I was concerned about it being see-through, but it wasn't! It has a stretchy waist and a cute tie detail in the front of the skirt. For spring days, I just throw a denim jacket over it. And, of course, I plan to wear it all summer as well. I would 100% buy more colors in this — and there are so many to choose from!" —Kayla Boyd

    Promising review: "Absolutely LOVE this! I want to order a few more in different colors! It’s stylish, dress it up or wear it casual! I got lots of compliments. Very comfortable and soft. Moves nicely with the body! Very cool looking top!" —Jules

    Get it from Amazon for $18+ (available in sizes XL–5XL and 36 colors/prints).

    6. A comfy cozy sweatshirt dress that's a match made in heaven for people who are too lazy to get dressed but want to feel cute. If you buy all your sweatshirts oversized, just buy this dress instead.


    Promising review: "Buy, buy, buy!!!! This is extremely comfortable and cute to boot! Long enough and super soft. Can’t wait for cooler temps so I can wear this. I’m a 12/14 and ordered an XL." —JJ

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and 15 colors/prints).

    7. A fun and flowy hi-low skirt because ruffled hem + this length + this print = spring dreams. Try pairing it with a crop top like this reviewer.

    image of reviewer wearing the black pattern floral high low skirt with a black ruched crop top

    Promising review: "I'm obsessed with this skirt! It’s perfect for spring, and it’s so fun!" —Sara V.

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99+ (available in women's sizes S–XL and in eight patterns).

    8. A fun flutter-sleeve dress to bring out the Disney princess that lies within. A few twirls in this dress and all of a sudden, you're Belle from Beauty and the Beast.,

    Promising review: "This dress is so nice for the price it's kind of a steal. Fits so well, soft, nice material. Beautiful and classy. As one reviewer mentioned it can look a little broad in the shoulders, but it's also part of the vintage flutter-sleeve style. Such a bargain." —Kaela

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 18 colors).

    9. A knotted cotton tee because who said white T-shirts had to be boring? A slightly exposed midriff crewneck with cuffed sleeves is serving summer ☀️⛱ (which here means sunning on the porch).

    A model wearing the grey tee with brown sweatpants

    Babes is a Black woman-owned, Los Angeles-based, small business founded by Ciera Rogers. Babes pieces are specially made to celebrate and accentuate every body type.

    Get it from Babes for $12 (available in women's sizes S-3X and four colors).

    10. A stretchy velvet cami to get your shine on underneath the mandatory spring layers we all wear because the weather is unpredictable.

    A person wearing the cami in pink

    Promising review: "Absolutely incredible value for this super soft cami! The velvet stretch is perfect for a looser fit. It's surprisingly well made, and I've seen versions of this camisole that cost well over $30." —Julie K.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 15 colors).

    11. A casual wrapped dress that has a nice slit so you can show off those lovely thighs without being too chilly. Reviewers paired this with a waist belt for a more ~tailored~ look., @doctorafoxy / Via

    Promising review: "Buy this dress now! LOVE. It is extremely comfortable. The style is simple yet easy to accessorize. I might even throw a pair of leggings on when I don't want the slit. Basically, I want to buy this dress in every color!" —Valerie Cintula

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 42 colors and patterns).

    12. A silky green top to live out your '90s TLC dreams. Something about this color and fabric just feels so luxurious and alive. Consider buying this slightly oversized if you're not feeling the cropped fit.


    Check out the matching silky mask here.

    Apparis is a small, woman-owned business based in Brooklyn. They make high-quality vegan fur, knits, loungewear, and formal wear for everyone in the family.

    Get it from Apparis for $88 (available in women's sizes XXS—XL and three colors).

    13. A casual striped blouse for those who are tired of wearing solids and are itching to experiment with prints.

    A reviewer wearing the top

    Promising review: "It's super lightweight and doesn't feel cheap. I sized up because I wanted it to be a looser, boyfriend type of fit. It fits exactly like I wanted it to. I'll probably buy it in other colors." —Kaitlin

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in women's sizes S-XXL and 17 colors).

    14. A flowy set of pants so gorgeous, they're exactly what summer nights are made of. I love that they're cinched in the waist but wide in the legs. Will all the thick hotties please stand up.

    A model wearing the pants
    Fe Noel

    I'm super tempted to splurge for the matching robe and bodysuit.

    Fe Noel is a small, Black woman-owned business created to help women embrace their feminity! The suit is handprinted and made to order, which means it might not look exactly like the picture above.

    Get it from Fe Noel for $298 (available in sizes XS–XL and in two colors).

    15. A grunge quilted bomber jacket for people who aren't head over heels about florals and bright colors, but still love spring. This green hue is just as sporty as it is fresh.

    Reviewer wears dark green bomber jacket with distressed black jeans

    Promising review: "Originally I was looking for a heavier bomber jacket but this turned out better because this jacket is so light! Perfect for spring or summer. There's a stretch on the waistband making it more roomy and comfortable. So I was happy!" —Diana Cardenas

    Get it from Amazon for $22.09+ (available in sizes S–XXL and nine colors).

    16. A pre-folded satin scarf to wear to bed, or as a stylish accessory. It's great for retaining moisture and introducing elements of pattern, without being too overwhelming.

    Amazon, Buzzfeed / Christine Forbes

    Folding a scarf is half the battle and I love that these are pre-folded. They're comfortable, easy to tie, and very cute. Although my first scarf was free, I ended up buying two more. They're that good. Sometimes they slip off, but that's usually when I tie them loosely. My hair is very fine. Using smooth, moisture-retaining fabrics like this drastically reduces my breakage.

    Promising review: "Very impressed with this scarf. I use it for sleeping. The fact that it's cut in the shape of a triangle is perfect for pineappling my curly hair. The material is quality." —KatKat

    Glow By Daye is a small Black woman-owned business founded by Ranay Daye and based in Los Angeles. She sells a variety of bonnets, as well as silk pillowcases.

    Get it from Amazon for $22.96+ (available in five prints).

    17. A comfortable maxi dress that has *drumroll, please* POCKETS. It's really lightweight and comes in a host of beautiful colors just in time for sundress season 😏.,

    Promising review: "Material is light but I love that I can wear a slip, tights and a cardigan in the fall or winter to make this dress last year round. Great buy!!!" —FOUR UR Review

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in 14–26 and 32 colors).

    18. A pair of dope sunglasses donned by Lord Disick himself. They're an investment, but these are hands down my new favorite shades.

    A person wearing the shades

    There's a reason celebs love Krewe —I totally get it. The unboxing experience was very luxe and the glasses are STURDY. I love that these shades are wide enough to fit my cheeks without squeezing them. You're also getting a very sturdy case, a cleaning cloth, and a bag.

    Promising review: "When I went in the store the girl told me these looked great on everyone, and she wasn't wrong! I wore them to a party and everyone tried them on and didn't look bad on a single person. They are so sturdy but lightweight. The perfect sunglasses!!" —Bailey

    Get it from Krewe for $275 (available in three colors).

    19. A stretchy sleeveless wide-leg jumpsuit because it'll look great with white sneakers and the fabric is heavy enough to conceal those pesky underwear lines., Amazon

    Some reviewer's have noted that this jumpsuit may pill, but nothing that a handy dandy sweater shaver can't fix!

    Promising review: "A great spring/summer basic! I just received this, and am immediately impressed. It's comfortable, fits great, and very cute. True to size, stretchy, and good quality fabric." —Kelly Maher

    Get it from Amazon for $23.96+ (sizes available in XS–XXL and in five colors).

    20. A lantern sleeve top to channel your inner Jack Sparrow with this billowy, fresh oversized blouse.

    A reviewer wearing the sweater in black

    Promising review: "First got the black sweater but then ended up getting the red and green one too. Looks absolutely fantastic tucked into a high-waisted skirt. I'll definitely scoop up any new colors they release. I've washed and dried 'em a lot with absolutely no issues. They're high quality for sure and they hold up really well. Very easy to dress up or down and really warm for the winter. I get compliments on them constantly. Completely worth buying, they're a staple in my wardrobe now." —Lisa

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in three colors).

    21. A pair of handmade pearl hoop earrings that are so elegant and unique, everyone will be wondering where you found them. Honestly, I wish someone would buy me a pair of these 👀.


    Promising review: "Beautiful work. And spectacular craftsmanship. Thank you so much!" —eslivken1

    OmiWoods is an award-winning small Black woman-owned jewelry brand that celebrates our connections to the African diaspora. All pieces are ethically handmade from materials obtained according to fair trade practices.

    Get it from OmiWoods on Etsy for $206+ (available in four metals).

    22. A lightweight open-front cardigan sweater to cover your shoulders for the gust of wind that came out of literally nowhere because you forgot to check the weather., Amazon

    Promising review: "The cardigan is a legitimate fashion must-have in 2020 and beyond. This versatile cardigan is ultra-soft, lightweight, practical, comfortable and easy to wear. It doesn't pill or cling, washes fantastically and color doesn't bleed. This cardigan is a perfect layering piece that can easily be dressed up and down, can go with anything from a pair of jeans to a casual dress and will go with any style of shoes." —yinyang1121

    Get it from Amazon for $24.90+ (available in sizes 1X-6X and five colors)

    23. And a unique tunic that has peep holes in the sleeves for a little flair and extra air flow on hotter days.

    A reviewer wearing the tunic in white

    Promising review: "Ordered a medium based on size charts. It fits great! There is a little room in it (it’s not tight-fitting), but also exactly what I was hoping for in the shirt. I absolutely love the color and the feel is so incredibly soft. I absolutely love this shirt." —Mysty Stange

    Get it from Amazon for $16.05+ (available in women's sizes XS-3X and 32 colors).

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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